Five amazing engineering camera videos from Chang’E 2

I couldn’t believe these videos when I first saw them: five views from engineering cameras of important events in the Chang’E 2 spacecraft’s journey to the Moon. It’s a thrill to see actual human-built artifacts out there in space, and I don’t believe I have ever seen actual video of such key mission events on robotic missions except from rocket-mounted cameras before. You can see the solar panels bouncing back and forth after they deploy; you ….

URL: http://www.planetary.org/blog/article/00002774/

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *